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Could you survive the end of civilization?
What's the best way to prevent abortions?
World Bank economist Branko Milanovic does serious work . His explorations into global income distribution have won him a wide - and appreciative - audience in scholarly and policy-making circles all the world over.
The strike in the Southern Coalfield continues in spite of the separate settlement in the Northern Coalfield.
December 23rd marks the 100th anniversary of the Federal Reserve. Dissatisfaction with its track record has prompted calls to audit the Fed and end the Fed.
In this season of alleged grace and wonder, Toys 'R Us is going as low as they can possibly go with an ad that celebrates the grace and wonder of aisles of plastic stuff, and teaches that trees, nature, science and learning about any of that are lame.
The White House, and most headline writers around the country, are crowing that the November jobless rate of 7.0%, reported Friday by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, is the lowest since 2009 when President Obama took office, when it was 7.3% and rising.
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel was in the Gulf on Friday at a conference of defense ministers from the region, including the Gulf Cooperation Council and Iran.
Over last weekend, reports emerged about a US coalition airstrike in Afghanistan that killed a two-year-old boy.
Hey, when you're a Heisman Trophy candidate and your team is on their way to a national championship, rape is a hoot! Just have a look at this disgraceful press conference state attorney Willie Meggs held to announce that - SHOCK! - charges wouldn't be filed against Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston: Consider if one or more of these tags ... (more)
In announcing a final agreement in Bali, Indonesia on Saturday morning, head of the World Trade Organization Roberto Azevedo, said : "For the first time in our history, the WTO has truly delivered."
If only human males could get pregnant, I doubt that they would use terminology like "kill the unborn" when referring to abortion.
A World Trade Organization deal appears imminent on Friday after the 159-member body held its Ninth Ministerial Meeting in Bali.
"I'm proud to stand with ALEC today," declared Sen. Ted Cruz on Thursday, as he addressed the American Legislative Exchange Council in Washington D.C. "I first came to ALEC over a decade ago.
In July of 2012, the Masterpiece Cakeshop in Colorado refused to sell a wedding cake to a same-sex couple who were planning to celebrate with friends and family the marriage they had received in Massachusetts.
A young member of the Maitibolo Cultural Troupe, who came to dance for well-wishers in honour of Nelson Mandela, poses for well-wishers in front of a placard of Mandela, outside the entrance to the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa.
A black woman says she was fired from British Petroleum for wearing a dashiki and for wearing her hair in braids.
Think of it as the CIA's plunge into Hollywood -- or into the absurd. As recent revelations have made clear, that Agency's moves couldn't be have been more far-fetched or more real.